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Dublin: 4 °C Sunday 23 November, 2014

Yesterday’s News

From The Score 5 talking points ahead of Arsenal against Man United this evening Crunch Time

5 talking points ahead of Arsenal against Man United this evening

We look ahead to Saturday’s evening kick-off as both sides attempt to kick-start their season.

Friday 21 November, 2014

From The Score Katie Taylor reaches semi-finals of World Championships without throwing a punch Success

Katie Taylor reaches semi-finals of World Championships without throwing a punch

The Bray native will now face Jinhua Yin of China on Sunday for a spot in the final.

From The Score Irish football receives €1.2million boost in funding Happy Days

Irish football receives €1.2million boost in funding

The money will go towards six projects selected by the Football Association of Ireland.

Thursday 20 November, 2014

From The Score Wigan chairman: ‘Jewish people do chase money more than everybody else’ Controversy

Wigan chairman: ‘Jewish people do chase money more than everybody else’

Dave Whelan also claimed the word “chink” was not offensive in an interview with The Guardian.

From The Score Here’s why Ivory Coast spent 2 minutes passing the ball unchallenged in their AFCON qualifier Sham

Here’s why Ivory Coast spent 2 minutes passing the ball unchallenged in their AFCON qualifier

Their game had echoes of the infamous 1982 World Cup clash between West Germany and Austria.

From The Score Everton concerned about long-term effects of James McCarthy’s muscle issues Problems

Everton concerned about long-term effects of James McCarthy’s muscle issues

The midfielder missed both Ireland’s recent matches as a result of the injury.

Wednesday 19 November, 2014

From The Score Here’s how the US media reacted to their team’s comprehensive defeat by Ireland Looking Back

Here’s how the US media reacted to their team’s comprehensive defeat by Ireland

Robbie Brady and David McGoldrick were among the Irish players singled out for praise.

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: Irish supporters’ group angry, Declan O’Sullivan retires and all today’s sport Wednesday

We’ll Leave It There So: Irish supporters’ group angry, Declan O’Sullivan retires and all today’s sport

Meanwhile, England boss Roy Hodgson has expressed his disapproval of the England fans’ IRA chants last night.

From The Score Power ranking the 8 most memorable Irish international footballing debuts Immediate Impact

Power ranking the 8 most memorable Irish international footballing debuts

Shay Given and others who took little time to make their mark on the Ireland set-up.

From The Score 5 Ireland players who enhanced their first-team prospects in last night’s game Analysis

5 Ireland players who enhanced their first-team prospects in last night’s game

Robbie Brady and others gave the Irish management team plenty to contemplate ahead of next year’s vital qualifiers.

From The Score ‘We’re not running a comedy show’ – Dunphy says Roy Keane ‘bad’ for Irish soccer Criticism

‘We’re not running a comedy show’ – Dunphy says Roy Keane ‘bad’ for Irish soccer

Fellow RTÉ pundit Richie Sadlier also criticised the Ireland assistant boss.

Tuesday 18 November, 2014

From The Score Martin O’Neill praises ‘brilliant’ debutant Cyrus Christie Reaction

Martin O’Neill praises ‘brilliant’ debutant Cyrus Christie

The Derby County right-back had a solid outing on his first appearance at right-back.

From The Score Ireland’s Robbie Brady did his best Beckham impression to score a brilliant goal tonight Exquisite
From The Score Another beautiful assist from new man David McGoldrick restores Ireland’s lead Silky Skills

Another beautiful assist from new man David McGoldrick restores Ireland’s lead

The Ipswich man is having a memorable debut in the Avivam Stadium this evening.

From The Score McGoldrick and Pilkington combine brilliantly for Ireland’s first goal of the evening Link-up Play

McGoldrick and Pilkington combine brilliantly for Ireland’s first goal of the evening

The debutant had an immediate influence as the Irish side went ahead.

From The Score VIDEO: Check out these Limerick lads’ trek across the Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Trail Journey

VIDEO: Check out these Limerick lads’ trek across the Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Trail

The location, which is on the Cork-Limerick border, has become popular among mountain bikers of late.

From The Score Christie and McGoldrick named in experimental Ireland team to face USA Changes

Christie and McGoldrick named in experimental Ireland team to face USA

Several changes have been made to the team that were beaten by Scotland on Friday.

From The Score 5 Ireland players we’re hoping to see feature against the US tonight New Faces

5 Ireland players we’re hoping to see feature against the US tonight

Cyrus Christie and David McGoldrick are set to start, while further changes from the Scotland game are expected.

From The Score Martin O’Neill: I would have taken seven points at this stage Pragmatism

Martin O’Neill: I would have taken seven points at this stage

“We still have to win at home — everything depends on what happens in our home matches.”

Monday 17 November, 2014

From The Score Opinion: In defence of Roy Keane and the countless ‘distractions’ Talking Point

Opinion: In defence of Roy Keane and the countless ‘distractions’

The Ireland assistant boss is in the headlines again after a tense media showdown at the weekend.

From The Score 5 things to know about USA before Tuesday’s match with Ireland Fyi

5 things to know about USA before Tuesday’s match with Ireland

Everything you need to know about Jürgen Klinsmann’s young side.

From The Score Alan McLoughlin on the goal that took Ireland to the 1994 World Cup 21 years on Looking Back

Alan McLoughlin on the goal that took Ireland to the 1994 World Cup 21 years on

Today marks the anniversary of the Irish team’s pivotal qualifier with Northern Ireland.

From The Score Martin O’Neill ‘hasn’t read’ controversial Roy Keane comments Claim

Martin O’Neill ‘hasn’t read’ controversial Roy Keane comments

The Ireland manager also confirmed that Cyrus Christie and David McGoldrick would start tomorrow night.

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From The Score VIDEO: Galway lad channels his inner David Beckham to score 7-a-side screamer Unbelievable Jeff

VIDEO: Galway lad channels his inner David Beckham to score 7-a-side screamer

Alan Madden of Arsene About won’t get many better goals than this.

From The Score Check out San Marino’s fantastic reaction to their first-ever Euros point Famous Draw

Check out San Marino’s fantastic reaction to their first-ever Euros point

The hosts had previously lost every qualifier they competed in since entering the competition for the first time in 1990.

Sunday 16 November, 2014

From The Score Alan McLoughlin’s ghost on his love for Roy Keane, the genius of Jack Charlton and the ‘abysmal’ FAI Interview
From The Score Paul McGrath has man flu! It’s the sporting tweets of the week Twitterati

Paul McGrath has man flu! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring Shane Long, Brian O’Driscoll and Conor McGregor.

Saturday 15 November, 2014

From The Score Stephen Quinn on Robbie Keane’s omission: We respected the manager’s decision Tough Calls

Stephen Quinn on Robbie Keane’s omission: We respected the manager’s decision

The Hull midfielder also partially blamed the pitch for the poor quality of football on show tonight.

From The Score Eamon Dunphy: Ireland need to pass the ball more Opinion

Eamon Dunphy: Ireland need to pass the ball more

Meanwhile, Richie Sadlier argued that the hosts adapted to the pressure of the occasion better.

From The Score Opinion: Trapattoni’s legacy and the trauma of Cyprus still hampering the Irish team Problems

Opinion: Trapattoni’s legacy and the trauma of Cyprus still hampering the Irish team

Martin O’Neill’s side suffered a setback last night following an uninspired display.

Friday 14 November, 2014

From The Score Martin O’Neill: Ireland deserved a draw tonight Reaction

Martin O’Neill: Ireland deserved a draw tonight

The Irish manager tried to focus on the positives following their disappointing 1-0 loss to Scotland.

From The Score As it happened: Scotland v Ireland, Euro 2016 qualifier Liveblog

As it happened: Scotland v Ireland, Euro 2016 qualifier

Scotland took on Ireland as both sides tried to enhance their chances of qualification.

Thursday 13 November, 2014

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: O’Neill defends Keane, Dave Foley to make Ireland debut and all today’s sport Thursday

We’ll Leave It There So: O’Neill defends Keane, Dave Foley to make Ireland debut and all today’s sport

Also, Mick Wallace wears an Italy jersey in the Dáil and Tommy Bowe signs a new contract.

From The Score 5 talking points ahead of tomorrow’s all-important Scotland-Ireland game Analysis

5 talking points ahead of tomorrow’s all-important Scotland-Ireland game

‘How much will the Roy Keane incident impact on morale’ and more questions.

From The Score FAI back Roy Keane after ‘incident’ reported at Ireland team hotel Problems

FAI back Roy Keane after ‘incident’ reported at Ireland team hotel

The side are set to fly out to Glasgow today as their preparations for the big match continue.

From The Score Graeme Souness’ decision to take Katie Taylor off the ‘good wall’ has not gone down well Not So Good Wall

Graeme Souness’ decision to take Katie Taylor off the ‘good wall’ has not gone down well

The Liverpool and Scotland legend was appearing on Second Captains.

Wednesday 12 November, 2014

From The Score 4 key selection dilemmas for Martin O’Neill ahead of Friday’s encounter with Scotland Decision Time

4 key selection dilemmas for Martin O’Neill ahead of Friday’s encounter with Scotland

James McClean v Jonathan Walters and other tough choices for the Ireland coach.

From The Score ‘Jack Charlton’s final word on the matter was “F**k ’em, we’ll beat ’em anyway”‘ Jack Charlton

‘Jack Charlton’s final word on the matter was “F**k ’em, we’ll beat ’em anyway”‘

Alan McLoughlin recalls how preparations for a vital Euro 96 qualifier went badly awry.

Tuesday 11 November, 2014

From The Score David Moyes plus 8 other British and Irish managers who have worked abroad Unfamiliar Territory

David Moyes plus 8 other British and Irish managers who have worked abroad

Brian Kerr, Bobby Robson and John Toshack are among those to feature.

From The Score No Cork return for Liam Miller as ex-Ireland international joins Melbourne FC Done Deal

No Cork return for Liam Miller as ex-Ireland international joins Melbourne FC

The 33-year-old has been playing in Australia since 2011 and recently had his contract with Brisbane Roar terminated.

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